Betty Bell Scholarship

Latest News BETTY BELL SCHOLARSHIP June 6, 2022 Families First of Palm Beach County is currently accepting applications for the Betty Bell Scholarship.  This scholarship is awarded to an individual who is currently enrolled in a Masters’ of Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy or Counseling program in an accredited university in Florida.  The individual […]

GREAT CHARITY CHALLENGE 2022

Latest News GREAT CHARITY CHALLENGE (updated Feb 10, 2022) Thank you to The Great Charity Challenge sponsored by Fidelity Investments®  Families First of Palm Beach County placed ninth overall and won $50,000! Families First of Palm Beach County was randomly selected to participate in the 2022 Great Charity Challenge sponsored by Fidelity Investments. For more information, please […]

A Creative Look at Strategies & Solutions for Donors and their Charitable Goals

Latest News A Creative Look at Strategies & Solutions for Donors and their Charitable Goals Listen to our experts talk about charitable giving, benefits and tax exemptions that you are entitled to and other ways your donations can work for you and your charity. For any questions, please email Samantha Whiteman at swhiteman@familiesfirstpbc.org Share on facebook […]

Take a look at our 14th Annual Children’s Day Luncheon event!

Take a look at our 14th Annual Children’s Day Luncheon event! This year we went virtual. Enjoy amazing speakers, musical performances by students and much more!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CDbh9JJMebY Keynote Speaker – Mack Bernard Mack Bernard was elected to the Palm Beach County Commission, District 7 in 2016 and was the first Black male and Haitian-American Palm Beach […]

Connectivity through the lens of Covid-19

Connectivity through the lens of Covid-19 Staying connected to the individuals, families, and communities we serve during this unprecedented and stressful time has been a priority for Families First. As we navigated through uncharted waters, our therapists were forced to discover creative ways to stay connected to clients at home & schools in order to […]

What is Healthy Families Florida?

Latest News What is Healthy Families Florida? Click on this video to find out more about Healthy Families Florida and the services we provide in Palm Beach County.  You can also get more information under the Programs tab. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bSCll7yU-Yo&feature=youtu.be Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email

Families First Harriet Goldstein Award Nomination

Latest News Families First Harriet Goldstein Award Nomination Each year, Families First of Palm Beach County seeks to recognize an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the most-challenged children and families of Palm Beach County. We are seeking nominations for the 2020 Harriet Goldstein Award. Harriet Goldstein was a long standing Families First […]

Water Safety Tips for Summer

Latest News A child or weak swimmer can drown in the time it takes to reply to a text, put a load of laundry in the washer or apply sunscreen. Death and injury from drownings happen every day in home pools and hot tubs, at the beach or in oceans, lakes and canals, bathtubs, toilets, washers and even buckets. […]

Millions of people are affected by mental illness each year.

Latest News Millions of people are affected by mental illness each year. 1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness each year 1 in 25 U.S. adults experience serious mental illness each year 1 in 6 U.S. youth age 6-17 experience a mental disorder each year 50% of all lifetime mental illness begins by age […]

PBC Tax Collector’s Office donate essential items for our families

Latest News PBC Tax Collector’s Office donate essential items for our families Palm Beach County Tax Collector’s Office donates diapers, wipes,  baby bottles, clothing, toys and other essentials for our families. Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email